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Qualifying results - Japan 2013 // Red Bull dominate qualifying, with Webber scooping the top spot

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There were a couple of fires during qualifying, with Esteban Gutiérrez's Sauber suffering a small burst of fire in the garage, and Jean-Éric Vergne bringing the first session to a halt with a flaming Toro Rosso. Vettel's KERS issue continues from final practice into qualifying, giving Mark Webber the opportunity to secure pole position, whilst Lewis Hamilton was third as best Mercedes.

PositionDriverTeamTimeLaps
1Mark WebberInfiniti Red Bull Racing1:30.91513
2Sebastian VettelInfiniti Red Bull Racing1:31.08913
3Lewis HamiltonMercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team1:31.25317
4Romain GrosjeanLotus F1 Team1:31.36521
5Felipe MassaScuderia Ferrari1:31.37817
6Nico RosbergMercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team1:31.39717
7Nico HülkenbergSauber F1 Team1:31.64419
8Fernando AlonsoScuderia Ferrari1:31.66516
9Kimi RäikkönenLotus F1 Team1:31.68419
10Jenson ButtonVodafone McLaren Mercedes1:31.82715
11Sergio PérezVodafone McLaren Mercedes1:31.98916
12Paul di RestaSahara Force India F1 Team1:31.99215
13Valtteri BottasWilliams F1 Team1:32.01314
14Esteban GutiérrezSauber F1 Team1:32.06315
15Pastor MaldonadoWilliams F1 Team1:32.09315
16Daniel RicciardoScuderia Toro Rosso1:32.48511
17Adrian SutilSahara Force India F1 Team1:32.89010
18Jean-Éric VergneScuderia Toro Rosso1:33.3576
19Max ChiltonMarussia F1 Team1:34.3208
20Charles PicCaterham F1 Team1:34.5568
21Giedo van der GardeCaterham F1 Team1:34.8799
22Jules BianchiMarussia F1 Team1:34.9585

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